Category Archives: Food

Rainy Day Deliciousness!

Gusty winds and rain showers kept us home on this chilly September day. It’s been about a month since my husband proudly brought home a couple of dark brown, hairy coconuts (store-bought, of course) and insisted we make homemade coconut … Continue reading

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How to Make Natural Yoghurt at Home

Natural yoghurt is one of those power-foods that should always be your fridge. Containing the kind of bacteria your body actually needs to flourish, loaded with vitamins (B12, B5, potassium, iodine, zinc and more!), and easy to digest, Yoghurt is … Continue reading

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Top 10 Asian Aphrodisiacs

Embryo, testicles, stinky fruit…those Asians have an answer for everything. Continue reading

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Achtung! Kid in the Kitchen

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Progress is a Mindset

Do you know how good it feels to fit back into these jeans? Continue reading

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Eating Out in Manila

For Evenings Out You should know by now that there is more to Manila than Karaoke. Among other things, there is good food, good drinks, and amazing people. Here are a few close to my heart, and my tummy. 1.    … Continue reading

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7 Good Reasons to Drink Red Wine Now

(Photography by Mel Gatchalian) Scientists and wine-lovers have been saying so for decades, but here a few of my favorite reasons. Cheers to the long weekend–hope you are all getting some relaxation in! Fewer kidney stones Less risk of cancer … Continue reading

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Quick Avocado Salad Recipe

1. Wash and halve a ripe avocado, scoop out the meat but reserve the shells 2. Toss: Chopped avocado, tomatoes, red onions, garlic, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, salt, pepper 3. Transfer salad back into avocado halves 4. Sprinkle … Continue reading

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Dating my Husband

A few nights ago, we met up for dinner in the cozy new French restaurant, Champetre. I wore my pretty pink pumps under the table (much too painful to walk in!) and remembered that it has been almost two years … Continue reading

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